OUR MISSION AND VISION
The American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations is an expression of the hopes and aspirations of the working people of America.The AFL-CIO is an organization of people who work. We help lead a movement for social and economic justice in America and the world.
We resolve to fulfill the yearning of the human spirit for liberty, justice and community; to advance individual and associational freedom; to vanquish oppression, privation and cruelty in all their forms; and to join with all persons, of whatever nationality or faith, who cherish the cause of democracy and the call of solidarity, to grace the planet with these achievements.
We dedicate ourselves to improving the lives of working families, bringing fairness and dignity to the workplace and securing social equity in the Nation.